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Spinney at the New York Comic Con in Manhattan in October 2010
Caroll Edwin Spinney|
December 26, 1933
Waltham, Massachusetts, U.S.
December 8, 2019 (aged 85)|
Woodstock, Connecticut, U.S.
Carol Edwin Spinney
Caroll Edwin Spinney
Carroll Edwin Spinney
Carrol Edwin Spinney
|Occupation||Actor, puppeteer, voice artist, comedian|
|Spouse||Debra Spinney (until his death)|
Spinney announced his retirement from his acting in October 2018, with his last performance as Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch airing on the show's 50th season special.
- Stephenson, Kathy; Horiuchi, Vince. "Q is for 'quiz': Celebrating 40 years of 'Sesame Street'". The Salt Lake Tribune, 15 November 2009.
- Itzkoff, Dave (October 17, 2018). "Original Big Bird, Caroll Spinney, Leaves ‘Sesame Street’ After Nearly 50 Years". The New York Times. The New York Times Company. https://www.nytimes.com/2018/10/17/arts/television/sesame-street-big-bird.html. Retrieved October 17, 2018.
- McFadden, Robert D. (December 8, 2019). "Caroll Spinney, Big Bird’s Alter Ego on ‘Sesame Street,’ Is Dead at 85". The New York Times. https://www.nytimes.com/2019/12/08/obituaries/caroll-spinney-dead.html.
- "Remembering Legendary Puppeteer Caroll Spinney". Sesame Workshop. December 8, 2019. https://www.sesameworkshop.org/press-room/press-releases/remembering-legendary-puppeteer-caroll-spinney.